Managing editor Zack Plair was arrested in The Dispatch newsroom on misdemeanor charges Friday morning.
Mississippi Department of Archives and History has named the former Hunt High School a Mississippi Landmark.
Sheena the tiger's roaming days have long since passed. That's a good thing, as it turns out. During Thursday's series of thunderstorms that swept through the Golden Triangle, a giant oak tree, 16 feet in circumference, came crashing down at Cedarhill Animal Sanctuary near Caledonia, smashing the fence of Sheena's enclosure.
It's been almost seven weeks since heavy flooding shut down commercial traffic on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway between Coffeeville, Alabama, and Aberdeen.
A Steens woman was arrested after allegedly hitting her boyfriend with a car Wednesday night.
A Lowndes County man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a child from Columbus.
There's a video on social media that depicts two Columbus Municipal School District students as animated characters, cheering about the upcoming end-of-year state assessments.
Three Columbus police officers will accept promotions but will not receive their corresponding pay raises until the city lifts a hiring freeze imposed to help curb spending.
A Columbus man is facing an aggravated assault charge after authorities say he injured another man so severely the victim had to be hospitalized.
Delakes Lang, 50, spent her childhood Saturdays walking downtown to shop at Fred's.
A Columbus man was arrested Tuesday for leading officers on a chase through north Columbus before crashing his vehicle.
Paulette Weible says her hound dog Bella is a "leader." So much so that when the six-year-old search dog was looking for a missing person in Columbus on Thursday, she would stop moving every time the police officer walking with her got in front of them to stop traffic.
Contractors responsible for storm debris removal in Columbus following a Feb. 23 tornado estimate pickup will be completed by this weekend.
Four Lowndes County voting precincts have been renamed or relocated ahead of county elections in August.
Mary Lou Benton and her daughter, Crystal Rutherford, sat in their monogram shop Thursday afternoon, with nearly 40 customer orders behind the counter.
An Artesia man has been arrested after he reportedly sexually abused a child under the age of 14.
Lowndes County School District's board is creeping ever closer to starting a formal search for the district's first board-appointed superintendent.
Leigh Mall's new management, Jones Lange LaSalle Americas (JLL), have begun repairing the struggling shopping center's roof and parking lot while also trying to attract new businesses to fill their vacant retail spaces.
Authorities are looking for the suspect in a shooting in north Columbus Thursday night.
Authorities with search dogs went through downtown Columbus Thursday looking for a missing Tupelo man who may have dementia.
2. Dispatch managing editor arrested over incident at Trotter COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
3. Three CPD officers accept promotions with no raises COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Lowndes County man accused of assaulting teen COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. High water continues to affect traffic on Tenn-Tom COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY